Definitions for occiputˈɒk səˌpʌt, -pət; ɒkˈsɪp ɪ tə
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back part of the head or skull
The back part of the head or skull (contradistinct from sinciput).
The occiput is the anatomical term for the posterior portion of the head or skull. In insects, the occiput is the posterior part of the head capsule.
The word occipital pertains to the occiput.
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